Emily Wood serves as the director of development and external relations for the College of Engineering at the University of Arkansas. In this role, she is responsible for leadership and oversight for strategic fundraising and external engagement activities in the college.
Emily’s career has focused on organizations that promote leadership opportunities and educational accessibility across the nation. She returned to her home state in 2015 after working for a private foundation in Columbus, Ohio and a fundraising consulting firm in Atlanta, Georgia. She is a graduate of the University of Arkansas, and has a master’s degree in marketing from The University of Alabama.